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Canvas – Mobile Apps

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Students and Instructors can use Canvas’s apps to do many actions available on the full web version. Canvas Student App View courses and grades Submit assignments Take quizzes Post messages to course discussions Send and receive messages Watch videos and other content Communicate with your Instructors, TAs, and peers Review…

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How to set your time zone in Canvas

The way your Canvas time zone is supposed to work is that if you don’t set a time zone in your individual account, then it should automatically default to the default time zone that we have set globally to Mountain Standard Time (MST-AZ). If you set a time zone in…

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Setting a “Front Page” in a Canvas Course

The Course Home Page is the first view your students will see when they enter your course. For the Course Home Page, you can customize a page from your course Pages and have it display as the Course Home Page. If you want to change the Course Home Page to a custom…

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Creating a Turnitin LTI Assignment in Canvas

Follow the steps below to create an assignment in Canvas Log in as a Canvas instructor. From the side of any page within Canvas, select the Courses tab, then select the course in which you would like to create an assignment. Note: If the course is not displayed in the Courses list, select All Courses, and use the…

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Add Zoom to your Canvas Course

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Zoom unifies cloud video conferencing, simple online meetings, group messaging, and a software-defined conference room solution into one easy-to-use platform. Zoom offers video, audio, and screen-sharing across Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android, Blackberry, Zoom Rooms, and H.323/SIP room systems. Overview The Zoom LTI integration with Canvas allows students and faculty…

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Set Up Respondus 4.0 with Canvas at ATSU

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1. After you have installed Respondus 4.0, open Respondus 4.0 and choose “Canvas” as your current personality. 2. Open your Respondus questions file, or open one of the default Respondus questions files. 3. Click the “Preview and Publish” tab, the “Publish to Canvas” menu item on the left-hand menu, then…

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LMS Transition – from Blackboard to Canvas

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In 2017, a cross-departmental LMS Review Committee, with representation from all ATSU schools and academic support groups presented a recommendation for ATSU to switch from Blackboard Learn to Canvas by Instructure, as the University’s Learning Management System (LMS). We are beginning this transition in 2018. A university-wide LMS changeover is…

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